Florence Greene (1903 - 1980)

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Florence Greene
1903 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Florence Greene was born on May 13, 1903. She died in October 1980 at age 77. We know that Florence Greene had been residing in Porterville, Tulare County, California 93257.


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Florence Greene passed away in October 1980 at 77 years old. She was born on May 13, 1903. We are unaware of information about Florence's surviving family. We know that Florence Greene had been residing in Porterville, Tulare County, California 93257.
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In 1903, in the year that Florence Greene was born, two brothers, Orville and Wilbur Wright, flew the first powered heavier-than-air plane. They flew 4 times in one day - the longest flight lasting 59 seconds and a little over 852 feet. While the brothers had notified several newspapers of their attempt, only one - a local paper - covered it. After their 4th flight, a gust of wind caught the plane, turned it over, and totaled it.

In 1926, when she was 23 years old, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1933, when she was 30 years old, on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1977, she was 74 years old when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

In 1980, in the year of Florence Greene's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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New York, United States
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1902 - 1974
Wangaratta, Australia
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Melbourne South, Australia
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Dec 25, 1915 - Apr 6, 1969
Florence I Greene
Dec 31, 1969 - May 7, 1959
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Jan 27, 1921 - Jun 27, 2002
Florence P Greene
around 1925 - Jul 12, 1928
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around 1876 - Nov 24, 1933
Florence Greene
around 1899 - Mar 21, 1926
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Born: around 1952
Florence B Greene
May 27, 1926 - Oct 19, 2000
Oxon Hill, MD
Florence G Greene
Sep 2, 1910 - Nov 24, 1989
Honolulu, HI
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Apr 27, 1885 - April 1981
Reseda, California
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Oct 11, 1910 - June 1990
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Feb 17, 1913 - Apr 6, 2007
Las Cruces, NM
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Los Angeles, California

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May 3, 1923 - Sep 14, 2005
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May 4, 1912 - March 1984
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May 2, 1897 - Jan 17, 1995
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Terry D Greene
May 3, 1952 - May 11, 1997
Adam Craig Greene
Nov 27, 1972 - Feb 23, 2007
James Greene
May 1, 1987 - May 28, 1997
Teresa Z Greene
Nov 8, 1901 - Oct 3, 1990
Charles Greene
Sep 26, 1903 - February 1977
Herbert Greene
Nov 5, 1888 - October 1974
Glendale, California
Walter Greene
Jul 2, 1918 - March 1978
Lancaster, California
Charles Greene
Aug 15, 1878 - February 1966
Dexter, New Mexico
Fred Greene
Dec 24, 1879 - January 1968
Pomona, California
Herbert Greene
Aug 25, 1905 - November 1984
Mack, Colorado
W Greene
Oct 2, 1902 - March 1986
Gardnerville, Nevada
Robert M Greene
May 27, 1911 - Aug 4, 2006
Ceres, CA
Belva Greene
Jun 23, 1913 - Nov 17, 1991
Lyle Greene
Dec 23, 1906 - April 1969
Walter Greene
Jul 31, 1906 - July 1974
Tammy M Greene
Aug 26, 1957 - Dec 8, 2003
Byron J Greene
May 10, 1914 - May 5, 1999
Riverside, CA

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